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Run – cycle – run!  The route is an absolute belter!

The Fire Fighters Charity have teamed up with Rat Race to bring you City to Summit, starting  with a half marathon of road running from the centre of Auld Reekie, culminating in a crossing of the famous Forth (road!) Bridge. The route continues with a stunning 180km cycle into the Highlands. Then back to foot for the final marathon-distance run to Ben Nevis.

How do I get involved?

To participate in this amazing challenge is no small undertaking however once you have negotiated one of the most famous mountain landscapes on earth you will have achieved something truly remarkable.

To register for a guaranteed place, please click on the above ‘Register Now’ button. The registration fee is £150.00 with an additional guaranteed minimum fundraiser of £550.00 (excluding gift aid).

Already got a place?

If you’ve already signed up for Rat Race City to Summit, please let us know as we would love you to run as part of The Fire Fighters Charity team.

By fundraising for us, you will receive support from The Fire Fighters Charity fundraising team. All you need to do is contact us and let us know.

Fundraising Tips

Stuck for ideas on how to fundraise? Firstly, it’s wise to break your fundraising target down into manageable chunks. Plan local events such as pub quizzes, car boot sales or company cake days and be sure to create your own personal web page on Virgin Money Givingor Just Giving. Social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter can also help generate awareness.

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